Chip on Your Shoulder

Ever know someone that always has to have a “mad on” with someone or they’re not happy. Yep, some use anger to fuel their everyday lives. Seems counterintuitive to me, but there are some celebrities that live life so. How about the Hatfield’s and McCoy’s? Those idiots had a feud that went on for ages. … Continue reading Chip on Your Shoulder

Reaching Deep

Pain causes you to retreat. Ergo Throwback night. Rod Stewart, Beatles, Donna Summer. Physical Therapy: 9.10.18 - Monday 7am CST. I'll try to document. Do well, be well. Check twitter for the song list I'm working to get through this.

Subconscious Scrap

Ever hear the phrase “Cheer up! Things could be worse.” Of course, we all have. It’s designed to guilt trip you into gratitude (be grateful for what you’ve got). And it’s very effective. Lately though when I hear this trite phrase, I think, “yea things could be worse, but they could be better, a hell … Continue reading Subconscious Scrap

Humans Being

Being human means making mistakes, best-case scenario is we don't make the same one over and over. That said I couldn’t get out of bed this week without stepping in it. The latest mistake was brand new but the dance was with an old friend. If you are familiar with the “bad” photo from the … Continue reading Humans Being

Where are Your Expectations?

Expectations can be tricky. Establish them too high and you could be setting yourself up for disappointment. Set them too low, you spare yourself the disappointment, but it’s a good bet that you’re not going to get a desired result. So what the hell? What about the personal expectations you have set for yourself, friends … Continue reading Where are Your Expectations?

MENTAL HEALTH UPDATE

I started "Struggle Street" Oct. 23, 2017 as part of a new treatment regimen. I was hoping it would control my severe depression/PTSD that I had been suffering from since childhood (Reasons). Today I would like to share a brief list of symptoms/behaviors from both before and after this treatment. Before: fatigue, hopelessness, suicidal thoughts, … Continue reading MENTAL HEALTH UPDATE

Are you getting the results you desire?

Desired result can be a source of trepidation because they can come in varying degrees. (think subjective) Let’s call that variation a grey area (not the “50 Shades” type, we want to live there). I’m talking about the kind of grey area that lawyers live for and the majority of us think sucks because we … Continue reading Are you getting the results you desire?